I truly enjoy working with seniors. I love to hear the stories they have to tell, and I like being able to help families solve some of the major life issues that accompany aging. It's such a great thing to be able to assist a family in obtaining home care so that a senior can age in place, for example.
During law school I interned at the Legal Aid Society's Brooklyn Office for the Aging. My first job was as an associate at Freedman Fish & Grimaldi with a heavy caseload consisting of Medicaid planning and application. My next position was with MFY Legal Services in their Manhattan Legal Aid to Seniors Project, where I continued to work with seniors, but with a focus on housing issues as well as public benefits. Now I have my own practice, where I mix Medicaid, guardianship, estate planning, and housing issues with a focus on seniors and the disabled.
When not working, I like to go down to Red Hook's Valentino Pier with my schnoodle dog and watch him swim in the harbor.
Licensed since 2006
Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Always)
Cash, Check, Credit Card
An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community, I wholeheartedly recommend her to anyone looking for a lawyer who knows the law and truly cares about protecting the rights of her clients and getting them the most favorable result possible.
John O'Brien Personal Injury Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Champion of Justice||TD Bank||2013|
|Distinguished Service Award||Brooklyn Bar Association||2012|
|Attorney||Law Office of Robin Goeman||2009 - Present|
|Staff Attorney||MFY Legal Services, Inc.||2008 - 2009|
|Associate||Freedman Fish & Grimaldi, LLP||2006 - 2008|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Brooklyn Women's Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Brooklyn Bar Association||Member||2006 - Present|
|Bay Ridge Lawyers Association||Member||2006 - 2009|
|New York State Bar Association||Member||2006 - Present|
|Geriatric Mental Health Alliance of New York||Member||2006 - Present|
|Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2006|
|University of Michigan||Womens Studies||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2002|
|Senior LEAP Presentations||Advanced Directives||2013|
|Foundations of Law||Elder Law||2012|